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Tyrannosaurus rex couldn’t run says new research
New research from The University of Manchester says the sheer size and weight of T. rex means it couldn’t move at high speed as its leg bones would have buckled under its own weight.
University scores top marks for its sustainable procurement
The University of Manchester has achieved Level 5 – the highest possible rating – in the government’s flexible framework for sustainable procurement.
Study finds US weapons are main source of illegal arms on 'dark web'
A new study by The University of Manchester and RAND Europe has found that 60% of weapons on sale on the ‘dark web’ are from the USA.
New materials at the touch of a button
Graphene research takes another step forward with the latest study from the University showing how new materials can be realised simply by applying a magnetic field.
Web entrepreneurs get graduation alumni award at Manchester
Skyscanner co-founders and Manchester alumni, Gareth Williams and Bonamy Grimes, are honoured as Outstanding Alumni by the School of Computer Science.
Study reveals access to quality health care has fallen sharply in Afghanistan
A new study co-authored by Manchester’s Tarani Chandola has found that access to care in Afghanistan has dropped significantly for people with disabilities.
Ethics enquiry says cosmetic procedures are 'cause for serious concern'
A bioethics enquiry chaired by Manchester’s Professor Jeanette Edwards has highlighted serious concerns about invasive cosmetic procedures in the UK.
New research aims to combat corrosion in demanding environments
A new multimillion-pound research project led by BP and the University could help to dramatically reduce the impact that corrosion and wear have on industry worldwide.
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